US Politics - LA Times: Rick Gates to plead guilty + testify against Manafort in Russia investigation
- Harry Ola
- Joined in 2008
And if you ever need to cheer yourself up, read this article by Rick Wilson. He's a conservative, but I think's fair to say not one of the Trump ones!
As a conservative, I see him as a statist abomination, a plump, be-wattled authoritarian-wannabe man-baby with the intellectual horsepower of a toaster oven.
One thing we've learned in the last two years is that no legal, moral or cultural strictures bind Trump and that he is immune to the better angels of human nature. The moral event horizon around him consumes the good in anyone who becomes one of his vassals. There is no better version of Trump, ever. He can only degrade and destroy everything he touches, but today was remarkable, even for him.